The XL Bass string is a steel core with a nickel wrap which will give you a lot of fundamentals from the steel string but with the mellow sound of the nickle tone. They are very easy on your fingers and most importantly, they are easy on your frets. D’Addario computer controlled precision wound delivers a bass string with excellent intonation, clear fundamentals and consistency pack after pack. Try the Bright Warm sound of the XL’s on your own bass and see the difference.
You can use the D’Addario XL Nickel Wound for any genre. It could be used for Rock, Blues, Country, you name it. They have and more importantly hold their beautiful tone over time. The harmonics seem to keep going for all the life of the string.
Available in a variety of Gauges, and number of strings. They come with ball ends in super light, light and medium. In all sizes from short scale to long to super long to fit any instrument string length. They are also available in one or two packs.
- D’addario’s Best selling Bass Strings
- Nickel Wound for a bright mellow tone
- Easy on the fingers and on the frets
- Different gauges
- Different scales
- available in 1 or 2 packs.
EXL170S Short Scale Regular Light 45 / 65 / 80 / 100
EXL160S Short Scale Medium 50 / 70 / 85 / 105
EXL220 Super Light 40 / 60 / 75 / 95
EXL220 TWIN PACK 40 / 60 / 75 / 95
EXL165 Regular Light 45 / 65 / 85 / 105
EXL165 TWIN PACK 45 / 65 / 85 / 105
EXL170 4 String Medium 45 / 65 / 80 / 100
EXL170 TWIN PACK 45 / 65 / 80 / 100
EXL170-6 String Regular Light 032 / 045 / 065 / 080 / 100 / 130
EXL170-5 string Regular light 45 / 65 / 80 / 100 / 130
EXL170-5SL Reg Light Super Long 45 / 65 / 80 / 100 / 130